Chinese Poetry will be featured at Berlin Poetry Festival June 19-26

The 16th Berlin Poetry festival 第16届柏林诗歌节~~中国诗歌专题


Google translation:

16 poesiefestival berlin: Weltklang – Night of Poetry


The poetry festival berlin traditionally opens with Weltklang – Night of Poetry. On June 19,
get outstanding artists from around the world to poetic positioning in the Academy of Arts Hanseatenweg.
Weltklang – Night of Poetry shows the diversity of contemporary poetry, the diversity of their poetic approaches, themes, languages ​​and forms, and presented by classical poetry through sound poetry, performance, spoken word and hip hop through to the art of songwriting a wide range of international contemporary poetry ,

Included are Zang Di 臧棣(China), LaTasha N. Nevada Diggs (USA), Jochen Distelmeyer (Germany), Elena Fanailova (Russia), Reiner Kunze (Germany), L-ness (Kenya), Mario Z. Nemes (Hungarian) , Christian Prigent (France) and Lisa Robertson (Canada).

Weltklang is a concert of verse in voices and languages. The poets and poetesses read in their native language, without translation eingesprochene – for this evening an anthology of the German translations of the poems appear to read along.

The 16th poesiefestival Berlin will take place from 19 – 06.27.2015 in the Academy of Arts, Hanseatenweg 10, 10557 Berlin.
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The Berlin poetry festival is a project of the Literature Workshop Berlin in cooperation with the Academy of Arts and is sponsored by the Capital Cultural Fund.

############# 8 Chinese poets:Two Readings and Penal Discussion ###############


About 诗东西 Poetry East West

Chinese-English bilingual magazine (will include more languages), published in Los Angeles USA, printed in Beijing China. ISSN 2159-2772

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